Artificial Intelligence: an open letter sent to the European Commission

Artificial Intelligence and robotics, a new concern for the European Commission.(Caption

Artificial intelligence and robotics soon at the centre of debates in the European Parliament? This is at least the wish of 157 AI experts from 14 EU countries, who have decided to co-sign and address a open letter to the European Commission. Their objective is clearly stated: "We [...] affirm that the creation of European legal rules for robotics and artificial intelligence is relevant to ensure a high safety net for ...

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Can Macron relaunch Artificial Intelligence in France?

Emmanuel Macron a présenté 6 chantiers pour faire de la France un leader de l'Intelligence Artificielle. (Capture d'écran Youtube)

What place for Artificial Intelligence in France? On Thursday, at the Collège de France, the President of the Republic Emmanuel Macron presented his strategy to allow the French back into the race for the AI.To close the conference AI for Humanity, the Head of State unveiled four priority projects in the years to come, with a plan of 1.5 billion euros to finance them. Enough to make France one of the leaders in Artificial Intelligence on the world stage? Not so sure...

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Emmanuel Macron's speech on AI

Le 29 mars au Collège de France lors de AI for Humanity, Emmanuel Macron, le président de la République, présentera la stratégie de la France sur l’intelligence artificielle. (DR)

This Thursday, Emmanuel Macron, the President of the French Republic, was at the Collège de France to present the tricolor strategy on Artificial Intelligence the day after the submission of the report on the same subject for which the mathematician and deputy LREM Cédric Villani was in charge. Find here in full and in video the AI for Humanity conference and the closing speech of the French president Emmanuel Macron. 

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Stephen Hawking, an intelligence without artifice

Stephen Hawking s'est toujours méfié des dérives de l'Intelligence Artificielle. (DR)

Artificial Intelligence was not his specialty but he had enough aura to make his voice heard on this subject. Stephen Hawking, a renowned British scientist, astrophysicist and genius specialist in black holes, died on Wednesday at the age of 76 from Charcot's disease. Information that has gone around the world for this man who never departed from his humour when delivering his opinions on AI. What if Stephen Hawking was an early-warner?

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A Forum on Artificial Intelligence was organized last January at the Maison de la Radio (Paris, France). (DR)

Studio 104 of the well-stocked Maison de la radio, Artificial Intelligence attracted a crowd for the AI Forum organized by France Inter and Libération on January 24th. Articulated around three axes (the AI in our societies, our lives and our minds), this IA Forum will not revolutionize neither the way of perceiving Artificial Intelligence, nor the way of practicing it. Present for the occasion, Forecasting. ai told you more and tells you what it has learned.

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